Wednesday August 20, 2014




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  • Chapel Gallery concert to support food bank

    Between gigs in Toronto and Edmonton, the duo Ash & Bloom will be performing in North Battleford at an event in support of the Empty Stocking Fund.
    Local businesses Battleford Furniture and Blue Rentals are sponsoring the event to be held at the Chapel

  • Everybody Has A Story

    Moira Gautron: Yeats says it all

    Moira Gautron: Yeats says it all

    Growing up, she fell asleep to the mad pounding of the Atlantic Ocean on the shores of the famous Irish County of Sligo.
    As an adult, she found her childrenís playground frequented by polar bears.
    Moving from Ireland to Canada was never meant to be

Top Headlines

Highway 4 lane closure

The right hand lane of Highway 4 entrance to the City, located under the train overpass, will be...

Resident concerned about dangerous goods transport

A regular meeting of North Battleford city council was held Monday. Among the highlights was a...

Landis elevator comes down

The demolition of a Landis elevator has begun. Built in 1967, its demo began Aug. 8. See the...

Northwest Territorial Days 2014

Northwest Territorial Days runs annually in North Battleford, beginning with a parade Monday,...

Those Were the Days

Those Were the Days was held at the Western Development Museum this past weekend, showcasing life...

Battlefords Tourism showcases new smartphone app

Battlefords Tourism officially unveiled their new smartphone app named Battlefords App Monday...

Museum marks 25th anniversary

The Maidstone Museumís 25th anniversary celebration was held Aug. 10. It started at 11:30 a.m....

Vawn teen will cherish pageant experience

Jensen White of Vawn, who attends H. Hardcastle School in Edam, was in Toronto in July to take part ...

New plumbing and pipefitting program

North West Regional College has announced a new Plumbing and Pipefitting program in Meadow Lake....

Cunningham reunion held at Speers

More than people gathered at the Speers Recreation Centre the weekend of Aug. 1-3 for a Cunningham...

Lloydminster to benefit from interprovincial health partnership

Alberta and Saskatchewan will work together to ensure co-ordinated and seamless healthcare services ...

Rabbit Lake gets high speed

SaskTel has announced residents of Rabbit Lake will now be able to enjoy of SaskTel High Speed...


Recent News

Battlefords Lawn Bowling Club hosts grassroots tournament

Battlefords Lawn Bowling Club hosted a grassroots tournament Aug. 8-10. The first game...


Moose Jaw man to be enshrined in Hall of Fame

Moose Jawís Charlie Meacher is set to be inducted into the Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame in...


Woman found passed out behind building

The North Battleford RCMP detachment responded to more than 33 calls for service between 6 a.m....


Cigarettes worth $12,000 stolen

More than 1,000 packages of cigarettes, valued at about $12,000, was stolen after someone broke...


Victoria Ė A gardenerís vacation destination

This week Iím on vacation, spending time with my brother on Vancouver Island in Sidney, just north...


The stars and the dogs of Canadian cities

Statistics Canada's latest tabulation of incomes by city confirms in hard data what we often...



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